[alsa-devel] [PATCH] conf: Allow for a directory to be given as a config file.

Jaroslav Kysela perex at perex.cz
Mon Sep 12 08:57:42 CEST 2011

Date 11.9.2011 14:40, gmane at colin.guthr.ie wrote:
> From: Colin Guthrie <colin at mageia.org>
> When this is done, *.conf files can be placed in that directory and they
> will be processed by as if they were included directly.
> A directory (typically /usr/share/alsa/alsa.conf.d/) has been
> added into the distribution.

Thanks for this patch.

> + at hooks [
> +	{
> +		func load
> +		files [
> +			"@ALSA_CONFIG_DIR@/alsa.conf.d/"

I think that it might be more flexible and analogical to keep the
original configuration file and implement the confdir function - see the
datadir example.


	"{ @func datadir }"

To be added:

	"{ @func confdir }"

See snd_func_datadir() in confmisc.c.


Jaroslav Kysela <perex at perex.cz>
Linux Kernel Sound Maintainer
ALSA Project; Red Hat, Inc.

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